Click HERE to see the Glasgow Section endorsed by the Standing Group on Parliaments. (S037 – Legislatures in a Changing World: Rules, Agendas, Representation and Aggregation) Deadline for Panels and Papers: 15 February.
ECPR Graduate Student Conference More Panels added to Find a Friend. Check here to see if you have a Paper that would fit. Or – email Anna Foley (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have an idea for a Panel and need more Papers. Deadline for the submission of all Papers and Panels via MyECPR is 20 January 2014.
Vienna, 26-28 June 2014 This conference follows the highly successful Inaugural General Conference “Parliaments in Changing Times” hosted by our colleague Shane Martin in Dublin in 2012. The conference is very likely to take place in a central location in Vienna. The local organiser will be Professor Wolfgang C. Müller of Vienna University. With a team of colleagues from the Standing Group, I will be responsible for the programme. Further details will follow very soon. I would like to thank…
Glasgow, 3-6 September 2014 Section: “Legislatures in a Changing World: Rules, Agendas, Representation and Aggregation” The Standing Groups’ Convenors, Thomas Saalfeld (University of Bamberg) and Matti Wiberg (University of Turku) have secured a section on the study of legislatures during the ECPR General Conference 2014 in Glasgow. A call for papers will be open between 2 December 2013 – 15 February 2014. Click here for further information.
Here are the Panels for RC08 Legislative Specialists at IPSA World Congress, Montreal 2014 RCLS panels 2014 accepted
Shane Martin, Thomas Saalfeld and Kaare Strøm are currently putting the finishing touches on the Oxford Handbook of Legislative Studies, which will hopefully be published in 2014
Joint Sessions of Workshops Hanna Bäck (University of Lund) and Bjørn-Erik Rasch (University of Oslo) have been successful in their application to organise a Workshop on ‘The Evolution of Parliamentarism and its Political Consequences‘ at the 2014 Joint Sessions of Workshops
Sam Depauw (VUB) will host the third Summer School in Brussels. The Summer School is likely to be held in August. The venue will be published on the Standing Group’s website in due course.
Wolfgang C. Müller (University of Vienna) will host the Group’s second General Conference in Vienna. The conference is likely to be in May or June 2014. Further information will be published on the Standing Group’s new website in due course.
Goodbye to Co-convenor Shane Martin, hello to Thomas Saalfeld At the ECPR Joint Sessions of Workshops in Mainz, Dr. Shane Martin (Dublin City University) stood down as Co-convenor. Shane Martin has been a driving force behind the Group’s achievements. He co-directed the first two Summer Schools and hosted the Group’s inaugural General Conference in Dublin last year. The Executive Committee would like to express its heartfelt thanks to him for the commitment and dedication which he brought to his function. Thomas…